With a nod to the audience member who asked this at a recent art talk I attended.
Arts writers and critics are a dying breed in newspaper print. But they’re everywhere online.
Does the impact of media attention affect how you work?
Are you concerned about how your art might be perceived?
Consider media in the broadest sense: anyone who might write about or talk about your art.
Do you worry about what they might say?
Do you change your art based on what they might say or what they have said?